Document Order

Document Order

Controls featured in this example:

  • Sitecore Web Control

Classes featured in this example:

  • Sitecore.Context
  • Sitecore.Data.Items.Item

Document Order C# Web Control Code

Sitecore.Data.Items.Item item = Sitecore.Context.Item;
if (item == null) return;
Sitecore.Data.Items.Item[] ancestors = item.Axes.GetAncestors();
if (ancestors == null) return;

output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-weight:bold; width:100%; clear:both");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.Div);
output.Write("C# Web Control Real-time Output");
output.RenderEndTag();

output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-size:x-small; width:100%; clear:both");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.Div);
output.AddAttribute(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterAttribute.Style, "font-weight:bold");
output.RenderBeginTag(System.Web.UI.HtmlTextWriterTag.P);
//using : for colon and   for space
output.Write("{0}: {1}", "Item", item.DisplayName);
output.RenderEndTag(); //P

foreach (Sitecore.Data.Items.Item ancestor in ancestors)
{
    output.Write("/{0}", ancestor.Name);
}
output.RenderEndTag(); //Div

Document Order C# Web Control Output

/sitecore/content/Home/Developers/ContentDisplay/AncestorAxis

Notes

  • This code accesses items in document order from the root of the site down